raised my son to be careful... hi, sweetie. hi, mom. (mom) but just to be safe... i got a subaru. (announcer) love. it's what makes a subaru a subaru. >>> this is fox 5 news at 10:00. >> the latest twist in the chandra levy murder case will likely be revealed this week when the convicted killer appears in a d.c. courtroom. in the last two months the presiding judge in the case held two meetings with the prosecution and defense over an issue with a trial witness. fox 5's paul wagner has the latest. >> reporter: it's not unusual for a d.c. superior court judge to hold a post conviction hearing. any number of things could persuade a judge to do it. >> motion for a new trial, newly discovered evidence, perhaps ineffective assistance of counsel, those are generally the categories defendants get post trial verdicts on. >> reporter: what we know is this. prosecutors alerted the judge and defense to an issue involving the prosecution witness, an issue sensitive enough judge fisher ordered the record sealed. >> if both parties consent, it's easy, but i've objected to it before and lost.